09 5 Reasons to Keep Working on Breaking That Habit

5 Reasons You Should Keep Working on Breaking That HabitDo you ever get tired of working on breaking that habit? I know I do.

In today’s podcast we’ll talk about 5 reasons to keep working on those habits when it would be so much easier to give up.

For more help with breaking habits, check out the breaking a habit tab at the top of this blog.

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08 When You Feel Like a Failure: 10 Questions to Ask

When You Feel Like a Failure 10 Questions to AskDo you ever feel like a complete and total failure? Do you ever feel like a mild loser?

Either way, this podcast will help. We’ll go through the self-condemnation questions and insecurity Bible verses from I Deserve a Donut with our own failures in mind.

To listen on iTunes: click here

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07 Breaking Free from the Idol of Skinny With Christina Smith

IMG_0291Interview with Christina Smith

Today I’m excited to share an interview with my friend Christina.

We’ll be talking about how to follow lifelong eating boundaries, how to break free from the idol of skinny, and how Facebook sometimes gets in the way of that.

Christina shares her journey and how God has helped her along the way. She also gives practical suggestions for change.

Breaking Free From the Idol of SkinnyTo subscribe or listen on iTunes: click here

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06 How to Break a Habit

How to Break a HabitDo you ever feel like you can’t break that habit that has been plaguing you all your life?

In today’s podcast we’ll talk about three steps you can take if you want to break your habit.

To listen on iTunes: click here

To listen on Stitcher: click here

If you’d like more info on this subject click on the following links:

  1. How to Set Boundaries
  2. Secondary Boundaries
  3. How to Set Boundaries To Break Free From Idolatry
  4. The Renewing of the Mind

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TheChristianHabits_albumart_1 (4)One of the things I love about Bible studies is hearing what God is doing in the lives of the people in the study. In addition to just enjoying each other, we get to build each other up and learn from each other.

I get to hear what God is teaching the people in the study, how they handle various problems, and what they’re struggling with, which is often the the same thing I’m struggling with. Continue reading

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05 Breaking Habits: An Attitude That Keeps Us Stuck

Breaking Habits An Attitude That Keeps Us StuckIn this episode of the Christian Habits Podcast, we’ll talk about an attitude that keeps us from breaking our habits. 

If you’d like help with breaking a habit, check out the breaking a habit tab at the top of this blog. Click here to see the questions on today’s podcast.

To listen on iTunes: click here

To listen on Stitcher: click here

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04 6 Tips for People Pleasers

 

6 Tips for People Pleasers- The Christian Habits PodcastDo you ever feel like you have to say yes when someone asks you to do something? Do often find yourself saying yes and then regretting it later? Does it bother you when people are unhappy with you?

If so, you may be a people pleaser.

In this podcast, we’ll talk about 6 different things you can do if you want to break the habit of people pleasing. We’ll also renew our minds with the people pleasing questions from I Deserve a Donut.

If you’d like to subscribe to the podcast or listen to it on iTunes, click here, and then click “View on iTunes.” (It may not be there right away as I am having technical difficulties, which also explains why I have two play buttons rather than one!)

People Pleasing Questions

  1. Why do you want to make this person happy?
  2. What will make him happy?
  3. Are you able to make that happen?
  4. Will that really make him happy? Explain.
  5. Are you:
    1. Interfering with what God wants to do in this person’s life by always trying to make him happy? Explain.
    2. Tempted to do something God doesn’t want you to do (or not do something God wants you to do) just so you can make this person happy? Explain.
    3. Remembering that only God can fill this person up and make him happy?
    4. Neglecting your responsibilities (as a parent, for example) just to avoid making this person mad?
  6. How do you think God wants you to handle this situation?
  7. Why do you think He wants you to handle it that way?
  8. What would you need to sacrifice, give up, or risk to do what God wants you to do?
  9. What will you gain if you do what God wants you to do?
  10. Is there anything you need to accept?
  11. What can you thank God for in this situation?

Question: Are you a people pleaser? Do you have any tips for us?

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